Does a Golden Parachute Await Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf? NEP’s Bill Black appears on The Real News Network and explains why criminal prosecutions of executives time after time are not happening. The video is below and if you would like to view with a transcript, click here. Does a Golden Parachute Await Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf?
WHY ARE WE GATHERED HERE? Remarks Made at the 13th International Post Keynesian Conference L. Randall Wray The following text reproduces my notes for my talk on the final night of the conference; I think there is a video of the entire panel that will be posted up on the conference site later This … Continue reading → WHY ARE WE GATHERED HERE? Remarks Made at […]
This is Part 4 in the mini-series discussing the relative merits of the basic income guarantee proposal and the Job Guarantee proposal. It is the ‘robot edition’. The march of the robots is the latest pretext that basic income proponents … Read the rest of this entry »
Here are the answers with discussion for this Weekend’s Quiz. The information provided should help you work out why you missed a question or three! If you haven’t already done the Quiz from yesterday then have a go at it … Read the rest of this entry »
from David Ruccio Has the policy consensus on economics fundamentally changed in recent years? To read Mike Konczal it has. I can’t say I’m convinced. While some of the details may have changed, I still think we’re talking about different—liberal and conservative—versions of the same old trickledown economics. But first Konczal’s argument. He begins with […] […]
from Lars Syll Today the trend to greater equality of incomes which characterised the postwar period has been reversed. Inequality is now rising rapidly. Contrary to the rising-tide hypothesis, the rising tide has only lifted the large yachts, and many of the smaller boats have been left dashed on the rocks. This is partly because […]
Rail Week Ending 17 September 2016: Data Looks Better This Week Week 37 of 2016 shows same week total rail traffic (from same week one year ago) contracted according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR) traffic data. However, the data was an improvement over last week. Not looking so good: This one’s coming down […] The post Rail traffic, Philly Fe […]
Also down and a bit lower than expected: United States Manufacturing PMI The flash Markit manufacturing PMI for the United States declined to 51.4 in September of 2016 from 52 in August and below market expectations of 51.9. New business growth eased further, output slowed and export orders fell for the first time in four […] The post Eurozone Composite PMI, […]
La réélection triomphale de Jeremy Corbyn à la tête du parti travailliste samedi 24 septembre est une nouvelle importante. Elle montre ce qu’est une véritable démocratie, à mille lieux des « primaires » qui sont organisées...
Arnaud Montebourg était l’invité le jeudi 22 septembre de l’émission de France2, l’Emission Politique, animée par David Pujadas et Léa Salamé. On attendait de cette émission que Montebourg y fit quelques clarifications. Ce ne...
Par Bill MitchellThe dreaded NAIRU is still about!16 Avril 2009Traduction collective avec Frapper MonnaieBill Mitchell est Professeur de recherche en économie et Directeur du Centre du Plein Emploi et Équité (CofFEE), a l'Université de Newcastle, NSW Australia.L’épouvantable NAIRU est toujours d’actualité ! Je pensais – de façon optimiste – qu'il d […]